Meet Avis Tedford, a seasoned Firefighter/Paramedic with nearly 16 years under her belt.
Meet Avis Tedford, a seasoned Firefighter/Paramedic with nearly 16 years under her belt.

Meet Avis Tedford, a seasoned Firefighter/Paramedic with nearly 16 years under her belt. Her motivation to become a firefighter stems from her longstanding desire to help people in emergency situations.

Avid Tedford assists another Fire staffmember with equipment checks.
Avis Tedford assists another Fire staffmember with equipment checks.

“I love the feel of camaraderie and to know that it is a home-away-from-home,” said Avis when asked why she loved working for Sacramento Fire.

Assigned to Fire Station 13, located on 43rd Avenue, Avis likes the opportunity of providing assistance and bringing the customer to success. She also enjoys the opportunity of growing in this career.

Avid Tedford with other members of Station 13
Avis Tedford with other members of Station 13
Avis is seen hanging up her uniform
Avis is seen hanging up her uniform
Avis performing equipment checks
Avis performing equipment checks

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